PM to meet Irish counterpart to discuss backstop before returning to London for another attempt to force October election. Follow the latest news and developments 8.40am BST From the Irish Times’ Pat LeahyTaoiseach arrives at govt buildings for meeting with Boris Johnson shortly pic.twitter.com/TnhXNpadnM 8.40am BST Good morning. I’m Andrew Sparrow, taking over from Patrick Greenfield.Boris Johnson is in Dublin already for his talks with Leo Varadkar, the Irish taoiseach (prime minister). They are due to hold a mini press conference at about 9.15am.Big media turnout at Government Buildings ahead of Boris Johnson’s much-anticipated arrival within the next hour. @VirginMediaNews pic.twitter.com/ibDsXSQMrD Continue reading…
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Author : Patrick Greenfield (now) Martin Farrer (earlier)
Publish date : 2019-09-09 07:45:34
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